Temple Terrace is an incorporated city in northeastern Hillsborough County, FL. With a population of 26,690, it is the third and smallest incorporated municipality in Hillsborough County. It is home to the University of South Florida.
Temple Terrace is known for its rolling landscape, Hillsborough River views and majestic trees. In fact it has the distinction of being a Tree City USA and has some of the grandest sand live oak trees of any place in central Florida.
Temple Terrace was originally planned in the 1920s as a Mediterranean-Revival golf course community and is one of the first such communities in the United States.
It is located centrally with easy access to I-75 and I-275.